WPR Issue 17 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting


WPR Issue 17

Wahidullah Amani
9 Jan 06
Political sensation Fawzia Gailani dismisses suggestions that her electoral triumph in Herat was down to her looks.
IWPR staff
22 Dec 05
Women are giving birth in unhygienic, poorly staffed maternity clinics.
Shahla Abusattar
22 Dec 05
Azeri women say they work twice as hard as men for little reward.
Sadeq Behnam
22 Dec 05
Women who escape domestic troubles are often forced to fend for themselves on the streets.
Nigyar Musaeva
22 Dec 05
Unmarried women who choose to have children face public scorn.
Aijan Rakhimdinova
22 Dec 05
This age-old tradition is flourishing, but there are fears it turns women into a commodity.